The average salary for a Portfolio Manager in South Africa is R503,922.
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Job Description for Portfolio Manager
A portfolio manager is a financial professional responsible for investing money. The portfolio manager may be a client-based advisor who works with individuals and businesses to manage a group of investments and assets; they may also handle financial products such as mutual funds. Many portfolio managers work within larger financial institutions, processing analyses from their company's risk and investment research teams and acting upon this information. The portfolio manager may seek to meet in…Read more
Portfolio Manager Tasks
- Consult with clients to develop investment objectives, provides advice and guidance to customers.
- Report on investment activity and performance.
- Communicate with clients and administrators about their accounts, securities markets and economic trends.
- Manage bond and equity portfolios to maximize investment returns commensurate with an acceptable level of risk.
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Popular Skills for Portfolio Manager
Risk Management / Risk Control
Skills in Portfolio Management, Financial Analysis, Investment Management and Risk Management / Risk Control are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Portfolio Manager
An entry-level Portfolio Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R360,459 based on 12 salaries. An early career Portfolio Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R384,442 based on 134 salaries. A mid-career Portfolio Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R600,539 based on 110 salaries. An experienced Portfolio Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R761,836 based on 98 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R728,767.
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